Articles made in BioCodiplas consist of Polylactic Acid (PLA), bioplastic made of 100% vegetal origin, and a mineral filler.
PLA uses plants such as corn, cassava, sugar cane or sugar beet that capture CO2 by turning it into a long-chain sugar molecules.
Bioplastic definition …
Bioplastics are not just one single material. They comprise of a whole family of materials with different properties and applications. According to European Bioplastics, a plastic material is defined as a bioplastic if it is either biobased, biodegradable, or features both properties.